At this stage, learners have automatic word recognition, and can read quickly and easily. Students are learning to become flexible and strategic readers. Students in this stage are typically between 8-14 years old.
- Word origin's
- Teach students to find the Greek or Latin root words. It will help them understand similar words that have the same root.
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- Bear, D. R., Invernizzi, M., Johnston, F. R., & Templeton, S. (2020). Words their way: Word study for phonics, vocabulary, and spelling instruction (7th ed.). Harlow, United Kingdom.